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June 29, 2018

Watch our most recent webinar! Staying Mindfully Connected and Experiencing Intimacy after a Cancer Diagnosis

Originally broadcast June 28th, 2018 This webinar discusses key elements of how to stay connected, experiencing positive emotions and close relationships after a cancer diagnosis including side effects from treatment...
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June 26, 2018

National Pharmacare Online Consultation

The Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare (the Council) is leading a national consultation on how to implement affordable national pharmacare for Canadians and their families, employers and...
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June 26, 2018

Save the Date, DPPS 2018: November 13-14, 2018: 3rd annual Drug Pricing Policy Summit: Patients Redefining Health Care

Greetings, Join the Save Your Skin Foundation, the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario, the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network and other patient groups for a third annual Drug Pricing Policy Summit: Patients Redefining...
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June 26, 2018

Health Canada, CADTH, and INESSS Collaborate to Align Drug Review Processes

A new joint process furthers efforts to reduce the time between market authorization and reimbursement recommendations for public drug plans Health Canada, CADTH, and Quebec’s Institut national d’excellence en santé...
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June 22, 2018

Immunotherapy Reception on Parliament Hill – It’s In You To Fight Cancer!

The Canadian Cancer Survivor Network (CCSN) thanks everyone who attended our breakfast event, It’s In You to Fight Cancer, on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on June 12, 2018. We were...
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June 20, 2018

Take the All.Can Cancer Patient Survey!

You CAN help to shape the future of cancer care! Take this short patient survey to help us gather insights on where gaps and waste occur, and how cancer care...
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June 4, 2018

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson proclaims June as National Cancer Survivors Month

For immediate release: OTTAWA, ON – On June 4th, 2018, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson proclaimed National Cancer Survivors Month in recognition of over one million cancer survivors living in Canada...
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June 1, 2018

Click here to watch our most recent webinar! Car T-Cell Therapy

In this webinar: A novel cancer treatment that engineers our own immune cells to kill cancer. Dr. Jim Whitlock explains Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-cell (CAR-T) therapy, and the emerging challenges...
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May 31, 2018

CCSN Submission to Senate on Bill C-45

On May 11th 2018, CCSN provided a submission to members of the Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology. The submission was a review of Bill C-45, An...
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May 23, 2018

Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL) Patient Survey

If you have or had Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma (DLBCL), you can help by completing Lymphoma Canada's survey. Lymphoma Canada is preparing a submission for the pan-Canadian Oncology Drug...
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